On This Day

What Happened on November 23, 2011

Historical Events

  • Arab Spring: After 11 months of protests in Yemen, The Yemeni president Ali Abdullah Saleh Signs a deal to transfer power to the vice president, in exchange for legal immunity.

Famous Deaths

  • Carlos Moorhead, American politician (Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from California), dies at 89
  • Jim Rathmann, American auto racer (Indianapolis 500, 1960; Race of Two Worlds at Monza, 1958), dies after a seizure at 83
  • Montserrat Figueras, Catalan soprano and early music advocate (Hespèrion), dies at 69
  • Oscar Griffin Jr, American journalist and 1963 Pulitzer Prize winner, dies at 78
2011 Highlights

About November 23, 2011

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 9 years, 7 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Sagittarius